Police arrest man after domestic disturbance in Clay Twp.

(Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department)

EPHRATA, Pa. (WHTM) – A Lancaster County man is facing charges that stem from a domestic disturbance over the weekend.

Police were called to a home in the 400 block of Countryside Lane in Clay Township around 12:30 p.m. Saturday for reports that an armed man was threatening a woman there.

A resident of the home, 46-year-old Scott Dean Herman, walked outside after a brief discussion with police and was taken into custody. He was allegedly armed with a rifle and a handgun while he was inside.

The victim had non-life threatening injuries to her neck, according to police.

Herman is charged with making terroristic threats and simple assault.

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